On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1934

Historical Events

  • The first All-American Soap Box Derby is held in Dayton, Ohio.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Cleary, American ice hockey player (Olympic gold 1960)
  • David F Durenberger, Minn, (Sen-R-MN, 1978- )
  • Renee Richards [Richard Rankind], trans-sexual tennis player
  • William Cleary, hockey center, (Olympic gold/silver 56, 60), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
1934 Highlights

About August 19, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo